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Place New York
Conclusion 20/12/1971
Ratification 12/12/1972

Presentation of the amendment

 On 20 December 1973, the General Assembly adopted, by a vote of 105 to 2, with 15 abstentions, a further amendment to Article 61 (bringing the number of members of the Economic and Social Council to 54); this amendment entered into force on 24 September 1973.